Father Azariah France-Williams

Priest, writer and podcaster

Azariah is Pioneer priest at the Ascension Hulme, a member of the HeartEdge church network. 


He has been a priest with the Church of England for 10 years. 


Azariah holds a MPhil in theology from Bristol University, a Masters degree in Mission, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in theology, and he is a visiting scholar in Bible for Sarum College based in Salisbury. 


His first book ‘Ghost Ship’ was published in July and it charts institutional racism and the Church of England.


He enjoys true life storytelling, has had some training in mime, and enjoys singing and writing poetry. 

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